Day: April 6, 2013

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Malcolm Smith’s Fall from Power

State Senator Malcolm A. Smith, who sided with an “independent” group to give control of the State Senate to Republicans, was arrested by the FBI on Tuesday with charges of wire fraud, extortion and bribery in an attempt to get onto the Republican ballot for mayor of New York City.   Republican City Councilman Daniel J. […]readmore

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“… Black Heroes” Evicted from Restoration Corp: Sonny Carson’s Organization

By Stephen Witt A bedrock Bed-Stuy grassroots community organization vowed this week to continue fighting the recent eviction from their Restoration Plaza office space amid rumors that the complex will be turned into a high-end hotel. Meanwhile, the ongoing dispute between the two entities – both created as vital community resources- has civic leader sources […]readmore